Books tagged: legal courtroom drama

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A Conundrum of a Court Case.
Series: A Young Lawyer dealing with Unusual Clients.. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
I was a young lawyer and the criminal case I describe actually happened to me. I call it a conundrum because although the eventual result was the correct one and justice was done, It would not have been,.had I acted professionally. I made a mess of it and I still cannot get my head around an alibi which wasn't true but had I done my job properly, would have 'been'. Really bizarre!!
The Doctor and Mr. Dylan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Dr. Nico Antone and his son Johnny leave California to relocate to his hometown, Hibbing, Minnesota, the boyhood home of rock legend Bob Dylan. The doctor’s estranged wife journeys from California to Minnesota and requires emergency surgery, Dr. Antone provides her anesthetic and she dies. Medical evidence points to a fatal drug administration and Antone is accused of first-degree murder.
Final Argument
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A courtroom thriller, a mean streets thriller, and an Everyman study of good and evil all rolled into one. And every part of it is terrific. What a wonderful piece of storytelling!"-- Donald Westlake, The New York Times A district attorney, ten years after sending a murderer to Death Row, returns to the same Florida courtroom in a desperate effort to save that same innocent man's life.
TRIAL
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
The New York Times called this "the novel of the year." A twisting, relentless thriller, TRIAL follows young Texas lawyer Warren Blackburn as he defends two accused murderers in two separate cases. When, without warning, the two cases merge and become one, Warren's entire life and career are threatened. "Don't begin this book at bedtime or you'll be up all night ... made by a master" -- L.A. Times
Treasure Coast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Total relaxation proves elusive for a promising trial attorney residing in an idyllic beach town. His pursuit of success unexpectedly yields to a deadly hunt for a pirate treasure.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Crash Course In Homicide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jazz Kincaid is thrust into the lead role of a hit and run case. Pitted against her bosses, the prosecutor and the investigating officer, her only allies are the firm’s spunky paralegal and a private eye. Does the rookie have what it takes to run with the big boys and win her first major trial? Crash Course In Homicide is a light-hearted, fast-paced romp through a courtroom procedure. 18,910 words
Best Served Cold
Price: Free! Words: 78,920. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In this legal thriller, Sasha Stace follows in the footsteps of a father she never knew, reluctantly becoming a Queen's Counsel and, like her father, unwittingly guiding the prosecution of a man that ends with disasterous consequences.
Systemics
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,300. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Set in a small Florida town, Systemics centers around Mark Abramson, a once convicted high school dropout, who unwittingly finds himself charged with the murder of his former boss. The charge brings him face to face with what passes for justice in today’s criminal justice system when the life or death of the defendant is at stake.
Keeping Counsel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,470. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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New Mexico attorney Tara Linley believes in the fairness of the law until she takes on her best friend’s lover as a client. When Tara learns of Bill Hamilton's shocking crime - and bound by the attorney/client privilege - she must find a way to protect her professional reputation, her friend and even her own life as circumstances spiral out of control at the hands of a madman.